Accelerator Group Christmas Meeting 2016

chaired by Roger Jones (Univ. Manchester/CI)
Tuesday, 13 December 2016 from to (Europe/London)
at Zochonis Building ( Theater C )
Participants Awad Almarhaby; Rob Appleby; William Bertsche; Matthew Crouch; Andrew Green; Kieran Hanahoe; Roger Jones; Nirav Joshi; Billy Kyle; Agnese Lagzda; Daniel Lake; Yangmei Li; Oznur Mete; Hywel Owen; Thomas Pacey; Toby Rose; liangliang shi; Taaj Sian; Kristina Small; Sam Tygier; Guoxing Xia
Go to day
  • Tuesday, 13 December 2016
    • 09:00 - 10:40 Session 1
      Convener: Dr. Sam Tygier (University of Manchester)
      • 09:00 Welcome 5'
        Speaker: Prof. Roger Jones (Univ. Manchester/CI)
        Material: Slides powerpoint file
      • 09:05 Making better light sources 10'
        Speaker: Dr. Hywel Owen (University of Manchester)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 09:15 Microbunching Studies at CLARA and VELA 10'
        Speaker: Mr. Billy Kyle (UoM/CI)
        Material: Slides powerpoint file
      • 09:25 Diamond Light Source Upgrade 10'
        Speaker: Dr. Androula Alekou (University of Manchester)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 09:35 Comparing conventional and laser-based light sources 10'
        Speaker: Ms. Kay Dewhurst (University of Manchester)
        Material: Slides locked powerpoint file
      • 09:45 BDSIM for proton therapy gantry simulation - the ProBE project 10'
        Speaker: Dr. Andrew Green (Manchester University/The Christie Hospital/The Cockcroft Institute)
        Material: Slides powerpoint file
      • 09:55 Very High Energy Electrons (VHEE) : a Potential New Paradigm in Radiotherapy 10'
        Speaker: Ms. Agnese Lagzda (Accelerators)
      • 10:05 VHEE for Radiotherapy Studies 10'
        Speaker: Mr. Awad Almarhaby (University of Manchester- Cockroft Institute)
        Material: Slides powerpoint file
      • 10:15 First steps to design a superconducting gantry for proton CT 10'
        Speaker: Ms. Ewa Oponowicz (University of Manchester)
        Material: Slides pdf file
    • 10:40 - 11:00 Morning Coffee
    • 11:00 - 12:40 Session 2
      Convener: Dr. Mohammed Islam (The University of Manchester)
      • 11:00 Linacs: NC and SC 10'
        Speaker: Prof. Roger Jones (Univ. Manchester/CI)
        Material: Slides powerpoint file
      • 11:10 Normal conducting high gradient accelerating structure 10'
        Speaker: Dr. Nirav Joshi (The University of Manchester)
        Material: Slides powerpoint file pdf file
      • 11:20 Higher order modes in ESS accelerator 10'
        Speaker: Mr. Aaron Farricker (University of Manchester)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 11:30 HOM Based Beam Diagnostics Overview 10'
        Speaker: Mr. liangliang shi (University of Manchester/ DESY)
      • 11:40 High Gradient Two-Beam Accelerators and their Applications 10'
        Speaker: Ms. Kristina Small (The University of Manchester)
      • 11:50 What protons do in a collimator at the LHC 10'
        Speaker: Dr. Rob Appleby (University of Manchester)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 12:00 Collimation in the LHC 10'
        Speaker: Dr. Sam Tygier (University of Manchester)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 12:10 FCC-hh Machine Detector Interface 10'
        Speaker: Mr. Haroon Rafique (University of Manchester)
        Material: Slides powerpoint file
    • 12:40 - 13:30 Lunch
    • 13:30 - 15:10 Session 3
      Convener: Dr. Nirav Joshi (The University of Manchester)
      • 13:30 Beam-beam effects in the LHC 10'
        Speaker: Mr. Matthew Crouch (University of Manchester / Cockcroft Institute)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 13:40 Higgs factory, do we really need more than 50km? 10'
        Speaker: Dr. Guoxing Xia (The University of Manchester and the Cockcroft Institute)
        Material: Slides powerpoint file
      • 13:50 Plasma beam dump 10'
        Speaker: Mr. Kieran Hanahoe (University of Manchester)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 14:00 Proton drive plasma wakefield acceleration in hollow plasma 10'
        Speaker: Ms. Yangmei Li (University of Manchester / Cockcroft Institute)
        Material: Slides powerpoint file
      • 14:10 The electron injector for the AWAKE experiment 10'
        Speaker: Mr. Barney Williamson (University of Manchester)
        Material: Slides powerpoint file
      • 14:20 Plasma-based accelerators in the bubble regime 10'
        Speaker: Dr. Mohammed Islam (The University of Manchester)
      • 14:30 Applications of Plasmas in Accelerators 10'
        Speaker: Dr. Oznur Mete (The University of Manchester and The Cockcroft Institute)
      • 14:40 Dielectric wakefield activity at Daresbury 10'
        Speaker: Mr. Thomas Pacey (University of Manchester/Cockcroft Institute)
        Material: Slides pdf file
    • 15:10 - 15:30 Afternoon Coffee
    • 15:30 - 17:10 Session 4
      Convener: Dr. Andrew Green (Manchester University/The Christie Hospital/The Cockcroft Institute)
      • 15:30 THz sources for particle acceleration 10'
        Speaker: Dr. Darren Graham (University of Manchester)
      • 15:40 Development of Terahertz radiation sources for particle acceleration 10'
        Speaker: Mr. Daniel Lake (University of Manchester)
        Material: Slides powerpoint file
      • 15:50 Cold electron: Are we there yet? 10'
        Speaker: Mr. Matthew Harvey (University of Manchester)
      • 16:00 Beamline Design for the ALPHA-G Experiment 10'
        Speaker: Mr. Mark Johnson (University of Manchester)
      • 16:10 How cold are my electrons? 10'
        Speaker: Mr. Mike Jones (University of Manchester)
        Material: Slides powerpoint file
      • 16:20 Low SEY surfaces for future particle accelerators 10'
        Speaker: Taaj Sian (Manchester/Cockroft)
        Material: Slides powerpoint file
      • 16:30 Novel mass spectrometry 10'
        Speaker: Mr. Toby Rose (University of Manchester)
      • 16:40 Novel quadrupole mass filters 10'
        Speaker: Mr. Benjamin Jeffrey (University of Manchester)
        Material: Slides pdf file